Lin-Manuel Miranda speaks about why the ‘Families Belong Together’ movement is so important. USA TODAY
Stars are speaking out.
Celebrities including Selena Gomez and Lin-Manuel Miranda have taken to their social media platforms to show support for the Families Belong Together marches planned across the United States on Saturday.
Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to protest the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy, according to organizers.
Here’s what celebrities are saying about the event, many of whom are using the hashtag #familiesbelongtogether.
Gomez focused on what families seeking safety need.
“Families seeking safety in our country need protection, understanding and opportunity, not detention. This is a moral choice, not a political one,” she tweeted late Friday.
Miranda shared a photo on his way to the nation’s capital Friday.
“Cut vacation short so I could march with you all in DC tomorrow and boy am I glad to be back home,” he captioned the image.
Alyssa Milano also tweeted her support.
“TODAY, show up. Wear white….
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